Lesson 4 of8
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Urgency of Therapy: Emergent Therapy

Riszel February 18, 2022

Emergent Therapy

  1. Stable with rapid ventricular response
    • IV medications or immediate CV
  2. Adequate BP
    • Pharmacological CV
  3. Responsive to rate control therapy, unstable
    • Other diagnosis

Urgent Therapy

  1. Af with rapid ventricular rate, asympto, stable
    • IV medication
  2. Chronic rhythm control strategy
    • CV if with OAC

Elective Therapy

  1. Mild asympto, ventricular rate is mild to moderately elevated
    • Reassess rate control meds